H-43 DETs ATLANTIC

The Kaman HH-43 Huskie in Europe and Northern Africa
A survey, compiled by Johan Ragay, based on USAF documents filed in the AFHRA, Maxwell AFB, AL
 

An overview of all Detachments (DET) involved :

AARC
AARRC
40 ARRW
STATIONPERIOD
DET.1Spangdahlem AB, Germanyactivated 8 Jan 1963 - 1 July 1968
RAF Alconbury, UK1 July 1968 - Mar 1973 (deactivated)
DET.2Laon AB, Franceactivated 8 Jan 1963 - 8 Sep 1966
RAF Upper Heyford, UK8 Sep 1966 - 22 May 1973 (deactivated)
DET.3Toul-Rosieres AB, Franceactivated 8 Jan 1963 - 8 Oct 1966
RAF Lakenheath, UK8 Oct 1966 - Mar 1973 (deactivated)
DET.4


+ FOL

Ramstein AB, Germany


+ FOL at Zweibr├╝cken AB

activated 8 Jan 1963 - Feb 1973 (deactivated)

+FOL from June 1970 - late 1972
DET.5Chaumont AB, Franceactivated 8 Jan 1963 - 11 Sep 1963
Hahn AB, Germany 11 Sep 1963 - Feb 1973 (deactivated)
DET.6

TUSLOG
DET.153

Phalsbourg AB, France

activated  8 Jan 1963 - prob. July 1963
(prob. no HH-43 assigned here - see Cigli AB, Turkey ;

Air Base placed in reserve status as of  16 Jul 63)  

Cigli AB, TurkeyAug 63 - 1970 (deactivated)
DET.7Torrejon AB, Spainactivated 8 Jan 1963 - Feb 1973 (deactivated)
DET.8



+ FOL"A"

Zaragoza AB, Spainactivated 8 Jan 1963 - 1 May 1964
Bitburg AB, Germany

+FOL at Spangdahlem AB
1 May 1964 - Mar 1973 (deactivated)

+FOL from 15 Oct 1970 until (?) early 1973(?)
DET.9Moron AB, Spainactivated 8 Jan 1963 - 8 July 1966 (deactivated)
RAF Wethersfield, UKactivated 18 Sep 1966 - July 1970 (deactivated)
DET.10Aviano AB, Italyactivated 8 Jan 1963 - 14 May 1973 to 39 ARRW
DET.11

TUSLOG
DET.84

Incirlik AB, Turkeyactivated 8 Jan 1963 - Dec 1972 (deactivated)
DET.12Chambley AB, Franceactivated 15 Oct 1965 - 18 Sep 1966
RAF Woodbridge, UK18 Sep 1966 - 1 July 1971 (deactivated)
DET.13Moron AB, Spainactivated 07 Mar 1969 - 18 June 1969   (to Spangdahlem AB)
Spangdahlem AB, Germany

18 June 1969 - 15 Oct 1970 (deactivated, but HH-43 reassigned to DET.8 earlier,

on 01 Mar 1970

DET.15Wheelus AB, Libyaactivated 15 Feb 1970 - 4 Mar 1970 
Zaragoza AB, Spain4 Mar 1970 - 30 Jun 1973 (deactivated) 
DET.Prov.1Asmara Airport, Ethiopiaactivated 10 Nov 1964 - Mar 1965
Addis Ababa AP, EthiopiaMar 1965 - 25 June 1966 (deactivated)



update 31/03/2016